CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Here is our Wednesday, July 1, update on the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Coral Springs and beyond.


The latest numbers (according to Florida Department of Health, updated July 1):

- Since the start of the emergency, Coral Springs has had 657 cases – up 22 cases from Tuesday.

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- In the zip codes of Coral Springs and surrounding cities:

410 in the 33063 zip code.

371 in the 33065 zip code.

113 in the 33067 zip code.

476 in the 33068 zip code.

224 in the 33071 zip code.

244 in the 33073 zip code.

187 in the 33076 zip code.

- Broward County has 16,155 cases.

- Florida has 158,997 cases.

- Total tested in Florida: 1,981,915 (Negative: 1,821,357)

- Total deaths in Florida: 3,650

- Total hospitalized in Florida: 14,825

Antibody test information updated on June 26:

-Broward County has 1,212 people testing positive for antibodies.

-Total tested for antibodies in Florida: 236,304 (Negative: 226,699)

(The number of cases, above, does not reflect how many people have recovered from the virus. The number of antibody results, above, do not reflect those recovered either.)


Today’s news:

Broward County put out a new order on Wednesday:

- Restaurants need to close for on-site dining from midnight until 5 a.m., starting Thursday. During those hours, no alcohol can be sold.

- Restaurants can continue take-out, drive-through, and delivery services.

- Facial coverings are required in all public spaces where social distancing cannot be maintained.


Recent news:

- Coral Springs commissioners urge residents to take coronavirus safety measures

- Coral Springs is planning a drive-by food drive on July 10

- Due to coronavirus, Coral Springs’ unemployment rate hits 15.4 percent

- Coral Springs issues guidelines on sports leagues and pool

- Coral Springs is facing a $5 million budget deficit related in part to coronavirus

- Coral Springs plans Fourth of July parade with coronavirus in mind


Open for business:

Check out our list of Coral Springs restaurants offering delivery and/or takeout service.


Also, worth reading:

- Coral Springs offers businesses help applying for state and federal funds

- Latest unemployment figures in Coral Springs


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